Last Updated: 21/09/2023
The UPSC EPFO (Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation) recruitment refers to the selection process conducted by the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) to fill various posts in the EPFO. The UPSC conducts this recruitment exam on behalf of the Ministry of Labour and Employment.
Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) has released the latest notification for the 418 Enforcement Officers (EO)/ Accounts Officers (AO) and 159 Assistant Provident Fund Commissioners (APFC) in the Employee’s Provident Fund Organization (EPFO), Ministry of Labour and Employment. Interested candidates can apply for this post from the official website from 15 February 2023.
UPSC EPFO (Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation)
UPSC EPFO DAF 2023 Online Form (Apply Link)
|Important Dates||Application Fee|
|• Application Begin: 25/2/2023|
• Last Date for Apply Online: 17/03/2023
• Exam Date: 2 July 2023
• Admit Card Available: 14 June 2023
• Result: 02 July 2023
• UPSC EPFO DAF
> Starts from: 21st September, 2023
> Last Date: 03rd October, 2023 (5:00 PM)
|• Gen/ OBC/ EWS: 25/-|
• SC/ ST/ OBC (NCL)/ Female/ PWD: No fee
Online and Offline Fee pay mode
UPSC EPFO Recruitment 2023
Post Details, Eligibility & Qualification
• Minimum Age: 18 Years
• Maximum Age: 30 Years
For EO/ AO and 18-35 years for APFC Posts.
|EO/ AO||418 (UR- 204, SC-57, ST-28, OBC-78, EWS-51, PwBD-25)||Graduate|
|APFC||159 (UR- 68, SC-25, ST-12, OBC-38, EWS-16, PwBD-28)||Graduate|
UPSC EPFO Recruitment 2023 Selection Process
The selection process for the UPSC EPFO Recruitment consists of three stages:
- Written Examination: The first stage of the selection process is a written examination, which is an objective-type test. The written exam consists of two papers of 100 marks each. The first paper covers General English and General Studies while the second paper covers Indian Polity, Economy, and General Accounting Principles.
- Interview: Candidates who qualify the written examination are called for an interview. The interview is conducted for a total of 100 marks. Candidates are assessed on their communication skills, personality, and knowledge of their subject matter.
- Document Verification: The final stage of the selection process is the document verification round. Candidates who are selected after the interview round are required to produce all the relevant documents for verification, including educational certificates, caste certificates (if applicable), and other relevant documents.
The final selection of candidates is based on their performance in the written examination, interview, and document verification rounds. The UPSC EPFO Recruitment is highly competitive, and candidates are advised to prepare thoroughly for all the stages of the selection process.
|Apply Online (DAF)||Click Here|
|Download Notice (DAF)||Click Here|
|Download Pre Result||EO / AO | APFC|
|UPSC EPFO Exam Date Notice (dated 24.4.2023)||Click Here|
|UPSC EPFO Admit Card Download Link||Click Here|
|Exam Date Notice||APFO | EPFO|
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How to Apply for UPSC EPFO Recruitment 2023?
The application process for UPSC EPFO Recruitment consists of two stages: registration and application. Here are the steps to apply for UPSC EPFO Recruitment:
- Visit the official website of the UPSC (www.upsc.gov.in).
- Click on the “Online Recruitment Application (ORA) for Various Recruitment Posts” link.
- Read the instructions carefully and click on “Yes” to proceed.
- Click on “New Registration” and fill in the required details, including name, email id, and mobile number.
- A registration ID and password will be generated and sent to your registered email and mobile number.
- Log in using the registration ID and password.
- Fill in the application form, including personal information, educational qualifications, work experience, and other relevant details.
- Upload scanned copies of your photograph and signature in the prescribed format.
- Pay the application fee through the online payment gateway.
- Review the application form and click on the “Submit” button.
- Take a printout of the application form for future reference.
Here are some frequently asked questions (FAQs) regarding UPSC EPFO Recruitment:
Q: What is the full form of UPSC EPFO?
A: UPSC EPFO stands for Union Public Service Commission – Employees Provident Fund Organisation.
Q: What is the eligibility criteria for UPSC EPFO Recruitment?
A: The eligibility criteria for UPSC EPFO Recruitment include a Bachelor’s degree from a recognized university or institute and an age limit of 30-40 years for the General category candidates.
Q: What is the selection process for UPSC EPFO Recruitment?
A: The selection process for UPSC EPFO Recruitment consists of a written examination, interview, and document verification.
Q: What is the application fee for UPSC EPFO Recruitment?
A: The application fee for UPSC EPFO Recruitment is Rs. 100 for general and OBC candidates, while SC/ST candidates and female candidates are exempted from paying the fee.
Q: Can I apply for UPSC EPFO Recruitment offline?
A: No, the application process for UPSC EPFO Recruitment is completely online. Candidates need to visit the official website of UPSC to apply for the recruitment.
Q: What is the salary for UPSC EPFO Recruitment?
A: The salary for UPSC EPFO Recruitment is in the pay scale of Level-8 in the Pay Matrix as per the 7th CPC. The approximate salary is around Rs. 47,600 to Rs. 1,51,100 per month.
Q: Is there any negative marking in the UPSC EPFO written examination?
A: Yes, there is a penalty of one-third of the marks assigned to that question for wrong answers in the UPSC EPFO written examination.
Q: What is the exam pattern for the UPSC EPFO Recruitment?
A: The UPSC EPFO written examination consists of two papers – General English and General Studies, and Indian Polity, Economy, and General Accounting Principles. The exam is objective-type with multiple-choice questions, and there is a penalty for wrong answers.